2012 Ram 2500 Drivetrain Service

What Does the Drivetrain Do In Your 2012 Ram 2500

Your 2500 drivetrain transfers power from your engine to the wheels. It runs the full length of your Ram, from the axles to the transmission. It’s a very intricate system of moving parts and is comprised of everything after the engine transmission: differentials, driveshafts, joints, axles, and wheels. When you tune into you 2012 Ram 2500 drivetrain, you help maintain your vehicle’s overall power. You can help prevent repairs by checking and changing differential fluids, and lubricating bearings and gears according to Ram's recommendations.

When to Get Ram 2500 Drivetrain Repairs

Drivetrains for front, rear, and all-wheel-drive and 4WD vehicles are not all the same. You don't want to go to any random shop for drivetrain repair. You want to come see the technicians at Firestone Complete Auto Care. We can take care of most 2012 Ram 2500 drivetrain components including the CV axles, joints, and driving shaft. Your Ram could be crying out for driveshaft repair if you notice clunks when shifting, vibration as your vehicle accelerates, resistance when turning, or heavy vibrations in your floorboards. It’s difficult to nail down a timeline for drivetrain repair. The system’s parts and pieces don’t have a set expiration date. So much depends on the climate and your driving style. Your best bet is to visit Firestone Complete Auto Care when you first notice a problem with how your Ram 2500 drives.

How much does it cost to fix your 2012 Ram 2500 drivetrain? Minor differential repairs, like seal or gasket replacement, are usually pretty affordable. Big repairs, like gear or bearing replacement, can sometimes be more expensive since they’re more labor intensive.

2012 Ram 2500 Drivetrain Questions

When you have drivetrain problems, you have driving problems. Check out our top 2012 Ram 2500 drivetrain Q&A below, and visit your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care with any drivetrain concerns.

  • Can Ram service save me money? Servicing the drivetrain system can help you save money by saving other parts of your vehicle. A bad drivetrain can put undue stress on other vehicle parts and lead to premature wear and tear.
  • How do I know if my Ram drivetrain is damaged? Noises toward the back of your Ram 2500, leaking fluid, trouble turning — these could all be signs of drivetrain damage you want to address. Take action before something more severe happens.
  • When should I come in for Ram 2500 differential service? Differential service frequency varies from car to car. Double check your owner’s manual and talk with a technician. We generally recommend getting your differential inspected and the differential fluid changed as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance routine since your vehicle cannot function without a differential.

2012 Ram 2500 Repair

Nothing lasts forever. Even your Ram 2500's many parts and pieces. When something breaks, we're ready. Click on a repair below to learn more about 2012 Ram 2500 repairs.

Schedule Ram 2500 Drivetrain Service

Don’t let drivetrain problems drive you crazy. Drive to Firestone Complete Auto Care for 2012 Ram 2500 drivetrain service and repair. Schedule an appointment today.